British Airways Kenyans attack British Airways after doing this to Lupita

  • Published:

Larry Madowo was on the front line in attacking the Airline

Kenyans On Twitter have gone ham on British Airways bashing them after failing to recognize Lupita Nyong’o in one of their publications.

NTV’s News Anchor Larry Madowo was on the front line questioning the British Airways for not recognizing the Hollywood actress accordingly.

Through his tweet, Larry wondered how the Airline that is always flying into the country was not aware that Lupita is from Kenya.

play Larry Madowo (Courtesy)


“British Airways thinks Kenyan star Lupita Nyong'o is from the made up nation of Wakanda. BA flies daily to Nairobi” tweeted Larry Madowo.

play Madowo's tweet (Courtesy)

Read Also: Jalang'o speaks on dating Akothee

Other Kenyans joined the conversation with hard question on how they managed to colonize Kenya, when they don't know the origin of Kenyans.

The publications had outline  best dressed celebrities with their Countries of origin but failed to identify Lupita's origin correctly.

“The ignorance is real. Yenyewe, how did they manage to colonize us? I think its ignorant to put out something without having knowledge of what it is” said one user.

Wakanda, the country associated with Lupita in the publication is a fiction African Kingdom in a movie dubbed “Black Panther” that Lupita has featured in.

“Wakanda is the fictional African kingdom in the marvel universe...from The movies " black panther" and Avengers:Age of ultron” tweeted one user.

Read Also: Huddah Monroe forced to Pull down controversial post about Raila and CJ Maraga

Here is Reactions from Kenyans


Do you ever witness news or have a story that should be featured on Pulse Live Kenya?
Submit your stories, pictures and videos to us now via WhatsApp: +254708994405, Social Media @pulselivekenya: #PulseLiveEyewitness & DM or Email:

Top 3

1 Kirigo Ng’arua Kirigo Ng’arua opens up about her struggles at Citizen TVbullet
2 KTN News Team Meet the new young anchors joining KTN (Full List)bullet
3 Citizen Nipashe NTV forced to make drastic changes after Citizen TV...bullet